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Faculty & Staff

 

Rod Anderson
Professor
Office: 419-772-2328
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Teaches medical microbiology and genetics. Research interests include microbial genetics, molecular and cellular biology. Pre-med advisor

Amy Aulthouse
Professor
Office: 419-772-2660
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Teaches general biology, histological techniques, bioscience lab, histology and anatomy & histology. Research interests are cellular studies of skeletal development; cancer cells. Pre-physician assistant program advisor. Coordinator of pre-physician assistant program. Dr. Aulthouse's web site

Jeff Brachok
Lab Technician
Office: 419-772-2329
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Responsible for introductory biology laboratory preparation. Supervises student laboratory assistants. Department Safety Officer.

Jane Brown
Senior Adm. Assistant
Office: 419-772-2325
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Departmental Administrative Assistant - specific responsibilities include: junior check sheet evaluations, graduation reviews, district science day coordination, student internship coordination and departmental tasks.

Jacqueline Connour
Assist. Professor
Office: 419-772-2332
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Teaches Anatomy & Physiology 1 and Anatomy & Physiology 2 courses.

Catherine Craker
Visiting Asst. Professor
Office: 419-772-3507
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Teaches introductory biology, epidemiology course and anatomy and histology labs. Research interest in disease transmission and public health. Biology advisor. Dr. C. Young's web site.

Dennis De Luca
Assoc. Professor
Office: 419-772-2331
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Teaches forensic science courses. Research interests include DNA analysis, molecular biology. Forensic biology advisor.

Andrea Graytock
Laboratory Instructor
Office: 419-772-2490
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Teaches introductory biology labs, and bioscience labs.

Brian Keas
Interim Chair & Assoc. Professor
Office: 419-772-2335
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Teaches entomology, forensic entomology, and parasitology. Interim chair for the department.

Stephen Kolomyjec
Visiting Asst. Professor
Office: 419-772-2324
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Teaches introductory biology, marine biology and mammology. Interests lie in genetics of mammals. Biology advisor.

Jay Mager
Assoc. Professor
Office: 419-772-2333
Home: 937-209-2610
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Teaches introductory biology courses, animal behavior, ecology, and ornithology. Research interests are in ecology with particular emphasis in birds. Environmental and field biology and teacher education advisor. Dr. Mager's web page.

Robert McAfee
Asst. Professor
Office: 419-772-2762
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Teaches human anatomy and human & histology courses. Research interests are vertebrate paleontology with emphasis on the functional morphology, taxonomy and biomechanics of extinct ground sloths, a well as their modern relatives. Pre-med advisor. Dr. McAfee's web page

Vicki Motz
Asst. Professor
Office: 419-772-2063
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Teaches anatomy & physiology 1, medical physiology and pharmacy physiology series, medicinal herbs and general biology courses. Research medicinal properties of plants. Pre-med advisor.

Leslie Riley
Assoc. Professor
Office: 419-772-3143
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Teaches introductory biology, invertebrate zoology and field invertebrate courses. Research in aquatic biology. Environmental & field biology advisor.

Jamie Sanford
Asst. Professor
Office: 419-772-3016
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Teaches genetics, molecular and cell/molecular lab courses. Research interest include genetics and molecular biology. Molecular biology advisor.

Burlin Sherrick
Adjunct Instructor
Office: 419-772-3084
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Teaches medical laboratory courses (blood banking).

Rema Suniga
Assoc. Professor
Office: 419-772-2323
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Teaches medical physiology and pharmacy physiology courses. Research interests are invertebrate genetics, molecular, cellular biology and physiology. Pre-physical & occupational therapy coordinator and advisor.

Kevin Thiel
Greenhouse Technician
Office: 419-772-2310

 

Responsibilities for greenhouse facilities in the department.

Robert Verb
Professor
Office: 419-772-2322
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Teaches botany, biogeography, geology, natural history, plant systematic survey and plant taxonomy courses. Research interests are in freshwater algal . Environmental and field and forensic biology advisor.

Lisa Walden
Director, Asst. Professor
Office: 419-772-3084
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Director of the medical laboratory science program. Teaches medical laboratory courses. Medical laboratory science advisor.

Linda Young
Professor
Office: 419-772-2438
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Teaches introductory biology, microbiology, cell biology and integrated plant anatomy and physiology. Research interests are plant physiology and response of plants to gravity. Biology advisor. Dr. L. Young's web site.

Metzger Nature Center
330-897-2011

 

5716 King Rd. S.W., Stone Creek OH 43840
ONU Wetlands Restoration Project
419-772-2325
14758 St. Rt. 235, Belle Center, OH 43311

 

Department of Biological & Allied Health Sciences

Jane Brown

419-772-2325
j-brown@onu.edu
Meyer 118
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 8 a.m.-12 p.m., 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.-12 p.m., 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m.-12 p.m., 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-12 p.m., 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-12 p.m., 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed